Anne Louise FURROW
Adair Funeral Homes - Avalon Chapel
8090 North Northern Avenue
Oro Valley, AZ
FURROW, Anne Louise 79, from Oro Valley, AZ, gained her angel wings on March 26, 2017. She moved to AZ from Iowa in 1952 and was a 1956 grad of Amphi HS. Anne earned her RN degree at St. Mary's Nursing School and served four years in the Air Force and 30 in the Reserves. She worked as a Pediatric Nurse at Pima County Health Dept for 30 years. During that time she became one of the 1st licensed Nurse Practitioners in AZ. In her quest to better the lives of women and children, she served many years on the Board of Reachout Women's Center. Through her career she touched thousands of children's lives. Everyone loved "Dr. Anne". All who knew her will remember her selfless acts of kindness and generosity to others. She is survived by her brother, Bill (Laurie) Furrow of Medford, OR and many loving nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sister, Betty (Russ) Beving of Ackley, Iowa. Anne is also survived by her long-time friend and honorary sister, Bonnie Morrison along with the entire Morrison and McCommon families. Visitation will be Friday, March 31, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m. at ADAIR FUNERAL HOMES, Avalon Chapel, 8090 N. Northern Ave. Funeral Mass will be on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Thomas the Apostle, 5150 N. Valley View Rd.

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Published by Arizona Daily Star on Mar. 29, 2017.
6:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
8090 N. Northern Ave., AZ
Funeral Mass
St. Thomas the Apostle
5150 N. Valley View Rd., AZ
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Adair Funeral Homes - Avalon Chapel
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Anne is still a part of my heart and I miss her and think of her often. Debra M.
March 23, 2019
Anne, The world will always need the kindness to friends, and the compassion to those in need, that you always practiced and exhibited. Your passing is too too soon. - TR
April 2, 2017
My sincere condolences to the family for the loss of your loved one. May prayers strengthen you and memories comfort you, and may our Lord Jesus Christ and God our Father, who loves us, comfort your hearts and "make you firm". (2 Thessalonians 2:16, 17 -
March 31, 2017
Anne had a sense of humor, graciousness and a joy that was like a shining light. The world is less bright without her. It was a pleasure and honor to know Anne. With heartfelt condolences to all who knew this very special lady - Debra McPherson and staff at Arizona Care Advocates.
Debra McPherson
March 29, 2017
We will miss Anne and her interesting stories of her extraordinary life.
RIP Anne. Heaven has welcomed an amazing lady: our angel.

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Amy Pulver
March 29, 2017
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